Island News

Port Blair, 17 Nov 2018/--/The former Up-Adhyaksh of Zilla Parishad, South Andaman, Mr Sudhir Biswas has expressed gratitude to the Chief Minister of West Bengal, Ms Mamata Banerjee, for constitution of Matua Welfare...
Port Blair, 17 Nov 2018/--/The valedictory function of National Book Week 2018 will be held at State Library here on Nov 20 at 3..30 pm. Mr D. Manikandan, Secretary (Education) will be the chief guest on the occasion...
Port Blair, 14 Nov 2018/--/Forest workers of Manglutan Range rescued one big red tailed green Rat Snake from Chouldhari on Wednesday. The reptile was spotted at Government Primary School, Bloomsdale, Chouldhari at...

West Bengal & Other States

Kolkata, 17 Nov 2018/--/Noted classical dancer Sonal Mansingh said Saturday women face several challenges in the society but should never allow men to infringe on their personal space. Speaking at an interactive session at the Bharat Chamber of Commerce here, the 74-year-old Padma Vibhushan...
Kolkata, 17 Nov 2018/--/A fire broke out in the under-construction tallest tower of Kolkata on Saturday evening, but there was no report of any casualty, police said. The fire broke out at around 4.55 pm in the eighth and ninth floor of 'The 42' -- a 62-floor residential skyscraper in the city's...

Hills (Darjelling) News

Gangtok, 17 Nov 2018/--/Sikkim has joined the mainstream lately and has become part of North East Council later than other states but still it has achieved a decent pace of development, Chief Minister Pawan Chamling...
Gangtok, 13 Nov 2018/--/The demand for the introduction of National Register of Citizens and Inner Line Permit in the Himalayan state of Sikkim is now another debate which is the talk of the town especially after a...
Gangtok, 13 Nov 2018/--/Sikkim Health Care Minister Arjun Kumar Ghatani on Monday visited the 1000-bed Multi Speciality Hospital at Sichey, today. He was accompanied by Health Commissioner Vishal Chauhan, Principal...

National News

Itanagar, 17 Nov 2018/--/Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said the Narendra Modi government attached priority to the north eastern region and the visit of four union ministers every month beared testimony to this...
Itanagar, 17 Nov 2018/--/Union Minister Kiren Rijijuon Wednesday ceremonially flagged off the second edition of the Dalmia MTB Arunachal Hornbill flight international cycling event here and called upon the participants...

Business News

Beijing, 8 Nov 2018/--/Growth in Chinese exports to the United States ticked up in October as traders rushed to beat another round of tariff hikes. Exports to the US market rose 13.3 per cent over a year earlier to USD...
Kolkata/New Delhi, 8 Nov 2018/--/Illicit products are adversely affecting the Indian industry, risking millions of legitimate jobs and resulting in an estimated loss of Rs 1,05,381 crore in just seven sectors, according...

Market Watch

Mumbai, 8 Nov 2018/--/Stocks and forex markets will remain closed Thursday for 'Diwali Balipratipada'.

North Bengal News

MALDA, 17 Nov 2018/--/Factionalism in district BJP, already plagued by severe internal feud, turned for the worse soon after Sanjit Mishra, district BJP president announced new district committee four months after his...
Guwahati, 11 Nov 2018/--/Growing public sentiment against the Centre's move to amend the Citizenship Act has given a "fresh lease of life" to the outlawed United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA), which has recruited...
Guwahati, 11 Nov 2018/--/Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has asserted that his government has initiated several initiatives for the tea tribe communities to solve their various problems to some extent. “People...

Echo World

Washington, 17 Nov 2018/--/Tibet should be one of the core issues for India as China is trying to "influence" all of its neighbours, LobsangSangay, the head of the Tibetan government in exile has said. China insists...
Paris, 17 Nov 2018/--/A new statue commemorating the role of Indian soldiers in World War I was unveiled in the town of Laventie in France last Sunday to mark Armistice Day when the war ended in 1918. The seven-foot...

Reflex Action

17 Nov 2018/--/Lifestyle diseases are hitting the patient’s life where they don’t even accept the disease mentally but the reality is that if they accept it has many positive responses in the body. Yes positive thinking strengthens the immunity and negative emotions can weaken it. In our body inflam...

Editorial

17 Nov 2018/--/As the general elections approach the protagonists of militant HIndutva are becoming more intemperate in propagating their point of view. The Vishwa Hindu Parishad says it will gherao all the members of Parliament to get their consent for building the Ram Mandir. The hint is that any member who has a different view on the Mandir issue will be targeted. In West Bengal some senior BJP...